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Monday July 12, 1937

The story continues with the second journal. This is an entry from her personal diary, diary

diary 2by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more.


No Post today:

Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today:

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The Spanish pavilion opened at the Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne in Paris, featuring Pablo Picasso‘s mural-sized painting Guernica hanging in the entrance hall.



American mercenary pilot Harold Edward Dahl was shot down near Madrid and captured by Nationalist forces.

Image result for Abbie an' Slats july 12, 1937The comic strip Abbie an’ Slats first appeared.




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Bill Cosby, actor and comedian, is born in PhiladelphiaPennsylvania



Image result for july 12, 1937Chief of the Boy Scouts James E West is on the cover of this week’s Time Magazine

The McCarren Park Pool in Brooklyn , New York is full.

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Chicago Daily Tribune July 12, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune July 12, 1937